Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Red Recruitment 247
Location
Horncastle, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
24 May 2019
Closes
18 Jun 2019
Ref
1149389460
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This vacancy is being advertise on behalf of Red Recruitment 24:7 Ltd. The post code provided is for Red Recruitments head office and not that of our client.

This exciting job opportunity will enable successful applicants to work in a world class manufacturing environment renowned throughout the paper sack industry for its award-winning print capabilities and respected as one of the leading packaging companies in the UK, supplying all types of paper sacks.

As a multi-skilled Electrical Maintenance Engineer, you will have at least 3 years' experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment and be a fully qualified electrician with 17th or 18th Edition certification. You will be responsible for:

* Maintaining high standards of health and safety

* Efficiently performing planned preventative maintenance/servicing and reactive maintenance on all production machinery on site

* Delivering fast, effective electrical and mechanical fault finding and put corrective measures into action

* Attending and repairing machine breakdowns in a timely manner

* Troubleshooting and fault finding

* Working closely with the manufacturing teams to ensure all machines are running to their full potential

* Developing detailed knowledge and understanding of specific site requirements

* Assisting with the installation and development of new projects and equipment/machinery

* Hosting and controlling contractors in line with site operating procedures

* Identification and ordering of parts and materials as required

* Recording tasks completed or uncompleted in the shift log

* Be available when on call to ensure effective response and resolution of reported maintenance issues

Your hours of work will be:

* Two shift rotating pattern; Monday to Thursday 6 am to 2 pm, 2 pm to 10 pm; Friday 6 am to 11 am, 11 am to 4 pm (35 hours/wk).

* Plus, rotating on call system for weekday out of hours (10 pm to 6 am) and cover for weekends when machines are running. If you work additional hours as a result of being called out for a machine breakdown these hours will be paid at the agreed overtime rates.

The skills required:

* Multi skilled maintenance engineer with an electrical bias

* Served a recognised electrical apprenticeship - City & Guilds or equivalent in a fast-moving manufacturing environment

* Qualified to the 17th or 18th Edition Electrical Wiring Regulations

* Familiar with TPM, planned routine maintenance, basic fault-finding methods and an understanding of electronics

* Knowledge and practical experience of PLC systems, DC Drives, Inverters, Hyrdraulic and pneumatic systems

* A proven track record in fault finding and diagnostic skills

* Be able to complete all areas of maintenance across the site including general building/auxilliary maintenance

* Ability to work cooperatively within a team and under own initiative when required

* Committed and flexible attitude to the role and be able to respond proactively to production demands

* Strong verbal and numerical skills

* Basic computer skills

* Sound understanding of Health, Safety, Environment and Hygiene Standards

* Looking to progress within a growing company

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